GALLE (.Circa /640) From Barretto de Rcsende's map According to the cartographist the Fortaleza (1) stood on the rocky spit in the Dutch period called Zwart Bastion. The ma]) shows it had a gateway over which was a high tower on the land side, a similar tower heing on the othcr end jutting in to the sea. A monastry, Wisericordia (2) is near the Dutch bastion named Akerstopt.

Tijdschriften Regionaal Archief Alkmaar

De Groene Valck | 1982 | | pagina 29